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This map shows the regions
of the world where Old Prussian was once spoken (red circle).
Old Prussian came from the Baltic family of languages in the
Balto-Slavic branches of Indo-European. It was most closely
related to modern Lithuanian
and Latvian. Old Prussian
died out in the 1600s, being replaced completely by German and
later by Polish.
|Daniel M. Short originally created this
map and the other Indo-European language charts for his website at http://www.danshort.com/.
I reproduce these images here with the author's permission, but they are
copyrighted by Daniel Short as of 2002. These charts should not be reproduced
or reused without Mr. Short's approval. You may contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information. These images are not public domain.